Cyber Security & Digital Forensics BSc (Hons)

Kingston University

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Course info

UCAS CODE G4N1
**Reasons to choose Kingston**– This degree is aligned with industry recognised certifications (for example, AccessData Certified Examiner), giving you a career head start.– Kingston has a dedicated cyber security and digital forensics lab, with access to specialist resources.– You’ll have access to software and tools widely used in the cybersecurity industry (such as Splunk, Nessus, Kali Linux).- Kingston University is No.2 in London for Computing and Information Systems (Guardian League Table ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

Forensic Science
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
126th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
85th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
32nd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Information Systems

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 89 = 11% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Information Systems graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Information Systems graduate salary
£25,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, August 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Information Systems

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
40%
Information & Communication technology
29%
Computing
23%
Physics
19%
Business Studies
16%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Latest Computer Forensics reviews

Computer Forensics
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Melissa
07 May 21

Cyber Security & Digital Forensics (with Sandwich Year) BSc (Hons)

So far, I am really enjoying my time at Kingston University. The lecturers are really willing to help even if people...

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How Computer Forensics students rated:

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Kingston University
CUG ranking
85th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
Everyone’s different. Thankfully. At Kingston University, welcoming difference is their greatest strength. They are committed to ensuring higher education is accessible to everyone and proudly champion alternative routes into university. They work closely with industry to create courses for tomorrow’s future, meaning your career is future-proofed, helping students put their academic knowledge into practice. This ensures when you leave, you’ll have the agility and problem solving skills you need to thrive in an ever-changing world. When you join Kingston University, you become part of one of four faculties. Each has their own distinctive character and feature a wide range of resources and facilities that will support your studies.

Where you'll study

Kingston University

Yorkon Building Kingston University Kingston upon Thames London
KT2 7LB United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Wimbledon  1.6 miles away Nearest train station: Norbiton  0.9 miles away

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